Pushtimarg, the downpour of Grace

Around a year back I landed in prison! To put it correctly, I was invited to deliver a speech to the inmates of Bhavnagar jail. The day chosen was Jagadguru Shrimad Vallabhacharya Shri Mahaprabhuji’s Utsav. So, after the early morning prabhat feri we were headed to the Krishna janma bhoomi as a person who received… Keep Reading

Pushtimarg Utsav

Shri Rama Navmi in Pushtimarg

The utsav of Rama Navmi is celebrated with a special fervour in Pushtimarg. Tilak, panchamrat, badhais of ‘Shri Raghunath palne jhoole…’ (Shri Rama is resting in the cradle…) are sung sanmukh of Shri Thakurji. Let us understand why the utsav of Maryada Purushottam Shri Rama is so eagerly celebrated by vraj-bhakta vaishnavs for whom centre… Keep Reading

Pushtimarg Holi Dol Basant
Pushtimarg Utsav

Basant Holi Khel: Celebrating Divine Love

Is it just coincidence that the day of divine love in Vraj: Basant Panchami and the day of temporal love in the mortal world: Valentine’s Day fall so near to each other? This year Basant Panchami (Maha Sud 5) was on the 31st of Jan and today, just a fortnight later you have the modern… Keep Reading